Category Archives: Homeless and Indigent

RENT CONTROL!

by Jack CA democrats fervently pushed for rent control last year, but they failed.  Now it looks like Oregon will actually do it.   It’s passed the Oregon senate and the governor said she will sign it. In large measure … Continue reading

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What Do We Do With Crazy People?

by Jack 50 years ago, when the homeless were judged to be severally mentally ill and unable to care for their own welfare we sent them to mental institutions.  Let me point a finer point on this… we locked them … Continue reading

Posted in Healthcare, Homeless and Indigent | 21 Comments

Raging Wild Fire – Paradise Threatened

by Jack CAMP fire update, 8 Nov. 2018, 1700 hours- Chico, CA:  The fire’s point of origin appears to be from a remote area near the Feather River.  However, we do not have any confirmation on this as of yet. … Continue reading

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Murder at Chico State – Homeless Man Arrested + Cost to the Public

by Jack A 55 year old woman was found on campus, brutally beaten to death in the early morning hours.  Police released scant details, however they said the suspect was arrested shortly after the grisly discovery.  Both suspect and victim … Continue reading

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CA Health Care Costs About to Skyrocket!

by Jack The California Senate is preparing to pass legislation that would add steep penalties and open the door for civil suits, against hospitals, should they attempt to discharge a homeless patient without first securing a whole host of things … Continue reading

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Who Said That? What Will Happen Next?

Posted by Tina A politician was walking in a poor neighborhood…remarks were captured on video… “What the hell? We should just take all this sh*t down,” … clearly overwhelmed by the scene. … “Whoa, you can smell the rats.”… “Whew, … Continue reading

Posted in Business and Industry, Education, Homeless and Indigent, Morals and Ethics, Police, politics | 3 Comments

Safe Neighborhoods Program

by jack My son, a police officer in another jurisdiction, is doing vehicle abatement to rid crime prone areas of old cars left on the street or upside down on in front yards.  He is getting out of his patrol … Continue reading

Posted in Homeless and Indigent, Police and Crime | 7 Comments

Judge Helps Homeless Panhandle

Posted by Jack There is an excellent video crafted by the Sacramento Bee on the website noted below.  It shows the problem posed by panhandling in a fair and honest way. https://www.sacbee.com/news/politics-government/article214382094.html A federal judge ordered an immediate halt Thursday … Continue reading

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Homeless, Welfare and Our Obligation to Provide, How Much is Fair?

By Jack I was listening to Armstrong and Getty on 650 KSTE today. It was interesting to hear them talking about my exact position on why we have this overpopulation of homeless in California. Getty said, “The word is out, … Continue reading

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The State of U.S. Mental Health Intervention

Posted by Tina and Consider the numbers of homeless and incarcerated mentally ill persons in America. Consider the panhandlers that disrupt business and pose health issues. Consider the poor lost souls wondering aimlessly without purpose or a safe harbor. Consider … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Rights, Constitution & The Law, Healthcare, Homeless and Indigent, Humanity, Morals and Ethics, Western Values | 3 Comments